News Release

First place tie in Lenczner Slaght Advocacy Competition

Lenczner Slaght hosted the Advocacy Competition in Legal Ethics and Professionalism at the University of Western Ontario on February 27.  Sharon Au and Aparna Bhushan (for the appellant) and Jacob Damstra and David Nicol (for the respondent) tied for first place. Western Law alumnus Matthew Lerner is one of the organizers of the annual Advocacy Competition.  Preliminary rounds were judged by Emily Graham, Jon Laxer and Craig Hogg and Western Professor Randal Graham.  The final was judged by Eli Lederman along with Justice Helen Rady of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice and Dean Iain Scott.

February 27, 2013 (Toronto)